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Tekna's worldwide powder manufacturing operations are now compliant with  AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Manufacturing System.

16 July 2020 - Today, Tekna announces that all its powder manufacturing centers are in compliance with AS9100 and ISO 9001 quality management system requirements.

This includes the recently certified plant in France, where its Nickel-based superalloy powders are produced (HX, 625, 718) as well as its Canadian plant, producing Titanium and Aluminum powders that was certified back in 2017.

“This certification reinforces our position as a major player offering personalized client approach in the market. We are delivering on our commitment: Powder on time, every time, everywhere,” says Rémy Pontone, VP Sales & Marketing at Tekna.

The AS9100 and ISO 9001 quality management system certifications are in line with Tekna’s customer-centric strategy. It is a stepping stone towards a global approach aimed at providing local supply, production, storage, and distribution of powders to customers.

“This milestone is a major achievement for Tekna on its mission to consistently deliver high quality plasma powders among the most regulated business segments in the world: aviation, space and defense,” says Luc Dionne, CEO at Tekna.

Tekna is a subsidiary of Arendals Fossekompani ASA (AFK.OL) with its headquarters located in Sherbrooke, Canada. The company operates manufacturing centers in Canada and France, as well as sales and distribution offices in China, India, and South Korea.

As a leader in the advanced materials industry, Tekna develops and produces high-purity metal powders for applications such as 3D printing and microelectronics, as well as optimized induction plasma systems for industrial research and production. Building on 30 years of delivering excellence, Tekna is a global player recognized for its quality products and its commitment to a multinational base of clients, who are leaders in their respective markets.

Certification available here.

Tekna / Media / Rémy Pontone: +33 6 70 05 97 95 /
Tekna / Investor Relations / Morten Henriksen: +47 91 62 88 71 /